Review Board

Proposals will be reviewed by a board of experts on cyberattack and information operations.



John Hultquist leads the FireEye iSIGHT Intelligence analysis team. Prior to the acquisition of iSIGHT Partners by FireEye, John led iSIGHT’s cyber espionage practice. He has over a decade of experience covering emerging threats in cyber espionage and information operations, working in the private sector and the US Government.



Jen Weedon is Senior Manager, Threat Intelligence at Facebook. She has tracked information operations and cyber espionage operators for several years, previously working for FireEye, iSIGHT Partners, and the US Government.


Toni Gidwani

Toni Gidwani is the Director of Research Operations at ThreatConnect and leads ThreatConnect’s research team, an elite group of globally-acknowledged cybersecurity experts dedicated to tracking down existing and emerging cyber threats. Prior to joining ThreatConnect, Toni led analytic teams in the U.S. Department of Defense.

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Thomas Rid is Professor of Strategic Studies at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. He is a widely regarded expert on state use of cyber capabilities. He is the author of Rise of the Machines and his next book will be Active Measures: A History of Disinformation.